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The future of work

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The future of work

By Niloufar Salehi, December 2016

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Hybrid workplaces of the future

SECTION: Features: Augmenting people

Hybrid workplaces of the future

Are you ready to meet your new teammates?

By Ece Kamar, December 2016

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Manuel Grenacher<br /> Cautiously tapping into collaborative economics

Design Livre: designing locally, cannibalizing globally

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Design Livre: designing locally, cannibalizing globally

Design Livre is a conversation about creative ways of resisting the bad effects of globalization, such as technological dependence. This article tells the story of how this conversation started, where is it going now, and what is the relevance of its underlying topics.

By Frederick M. C. van Amstel, Rodrigo Freese Gonzatto, June 2016

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Seven factors for designing successful mHealth projects

Seven factors for designing successful mHealth projects

Although mobile technology has the power to vastly improve healthcare delivery in developing regions, many issues can affect the success of mHealth systems.

By Atanu Garai, December 2012

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Designing and developing an open source medical informatics module

Designing and developing an open source medical informatics module

Lessons learned in planning and managing a development sprint to build a flexible, open source HL7 query service while successfully collaborating with diverse stakeholders and volunteers.

By Suranga Nath Kasthurirathne, December 2012

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Research at Nairobi's iHub

Research at Nairobi's iHub

By Angela Crandall, Rhoda Omenya, December 2012

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Sourcemap

Sourcemap

Industry and consumers need tools to help make decisions that are good for communities and for the environment.

By Leo Bonanni, June 2011

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Dialogical encounters

Dialogical encounters

Translating ecological data into arresting images and sound require an artist's touch.

By Tiffany Holmes, June 2011

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Beyond freebird

Beyond freebird

Exploring Twitter and live events by structure and context can shed light on what people think.

By David A. Shamma, December 2010

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Grafitter

Grafitter

"Know thyself". Carved in stone in front of the Temple of Apollo at Delphi, that was the first thing people saw when they visited the Oracle to find answers. The benefits of knowing oneself are many. It fosters insight, increases self-control, and promotes positive behaviors such as exercise and energy conservation.

By Ian Li, Anind Dey, Jodi Forlizzi, December 2009

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Privacy challenges and solutions in the social web

Privacy challenges and solutions in the social web

Research related to online social networks has addressed a number of important problems related to the storage, retrieval, and management of social network data. However, privacy concerns stemming from the use of social networks, or the dissemination of social network data, have largely been ignored. And with more than 250 million active Facebook (http://facebook.com) users, nearly half of whom log in at least once per day [5], these concerns can't remain unaddressed for long.

By Grigorios Loukides, Aris Gkoulalas-Divanis, December 2009

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LibraryThing

By Anna Ritchie, June 2009

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What is web 2.0?

By Daniel Lewis, September 2006

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RAS

By Jarrod Trevathan, Wayne Read, August 2006

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Web hunting

By G. Michael Youngblood, June 1999

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Everything's coming up virtual

By Susan E. Yager, October 1997

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